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Impossible Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Khrystiana has always been different. Even Death and the other gods have noticed. At 16 the wheels of Fate begin to turn swifter, and now she may begin to learn what she is meant for.
Fear Of Living
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Why would a man with numerous serious illnesses tell his counselor that he's not afraid to die--he's more afraid he's going to live?
The Serpent's Sage
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
During the unusually hot summer of l964, in the small, North Carolina coastal town of Sally's Beach, a spoiled young boy finds himself fascinated by the bizarre spiritual beliefs of an elderly black woman performing as a snake-eater at the county fair, and risks his life and his own beliefs in trying to rescue her from the degrading life as a side-show freak.
Neon Sign
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: Australian English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The life of an irreverent car enthusiast takes a j-turn when he crashes into the perfect woman. Neon Sign is the first short novel of the Hero Pizza series.
The Devil's Truth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A holiday to Spain. Sun, sea, sex. Happy times with your family. But when the Devil himself is involved, nothing ever goes to plan.
z2
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Series: 46. Ascending. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alex once walked away from a rare ability to warp time. Now, he needs to relearn the skill quickly. To protect his daughter he must stop the school he teaches at from turning the clock backwards to an era of white supremacy. An old friend needs Alex to solve an ancient mystery. Both are possible, but only if Alex can learn to control his temporal talents before he runs out of time.
Earth Dance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Earth Dance, the story of four generations of Balinese women, centers on conflicts that arise between the demands of caste and personal desires.Narrated by Ida Ayu Telaga, a Balinese woman in her thirties, the novel shows Balinese women—as depicted by her mother, grandmother and female peers—to be motivated by two factors: the yearning to be beautiful, and the desire for a high-caste husband.
Chronicle 2016
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Series: Chronicle, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this third year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device, world politics will take centre stage. Nobody knows if it is a work of fiction or a true record of how things happened, and will happen. By reading the diary, some things may have already begun to change, and the future is not what it was. But it could be that this is how it would have been.
The Suddenly Single Series: Hero
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The entire country was riveted by the events that transpired that day. It was September 11, 2001, and the Twin Towers in New York City were coming down. The impact of that fateful day is played out for Gayle Simmons in this installment of The Suddenly Single Series.
Arms and the Lady
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,130. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Junior editor Ainslie ‘Lee' James is intrigued about meeting the author of the impressive novel she is working on, and when Mike Mainwaring walks into her office there is immediately a spark between them.
Shanghai Dancing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A "fictional autobiography," Shanghai Dancing is a dazzling meditation on identity, language and disorientation that combines photographs and written images in the style of W.G. Sebald. The winner of some of Australia's top literary prizes, Shanghai Dancing has been praised by its judges as "a work of major significance [that] challenges our expectations of storytelling..."
Faster James Faster
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Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Is there a deeper motherly pain than having your child stolen and eaten by something ten times your size? And why does life need death to live? These quasi-fictional ruminations of a modern day Thoreau navigates all over the angst map.
American Value
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A war vet defends his wife when his home is threatened.
Exhaust
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When death is the only option. A short story by Judas Wilkinson.
Unconquered Son
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Series: The Imperial Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,230. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Realms of Varda. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Empire threatens to collapse. As enemies multiply, a young man from the Empire's hinterlands grudgingly heads to Imperial City and finds himself at the center of the fight to save the country he loves. What follows is a tale of desert queens and legionaries, of mad girls with great gifts and scheming highborn ladies, of gods both human and divine, that will transform the world forever.
PLACES; Eight Place Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.
Nothing is Right
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nothing is Right is a novel about not being able to be called autistic. Set in 1988, the year Rainman was on the silver screen, it follows Clay, a boy whose lack of intellectual disability disqualified him from an autism diagnosis under the standards of care of the time.
The Devil Horns Toss
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
A young bassist in a metal band must deal with one of the biggest misconceptions about hard rock and heavy metal by defeating the devil
American Avatar - What if...?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 178,750. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
What if an enlightened Spiritual Master took birth in North America? How many would recognize him? And how would American society react to a potent message of spiritual unity which transcends religion, class, race, gender, politics, and all else that keeps us divided? The teacher is Lazarus, an eighteen-year-old phenomenon who takes the country by storm, and American Avatar is his story.
Free Fall - (Marcus King Series #1)
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Series: Marcus King, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,300. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Marcus King is invited to join the Omega Group—a hidden order tasked with protecting the U.S. from outside influence and manipulation. The group uncovers that a classified file has been stolen from a Defense Department computer and the government intends to cover it up. Marcus then learns that the file has been sold to a foreign billionaire with the objective of crashing the financial Markets.